Afro History Today in Afro History ! Harriet Tubman leads over 100 Union Solders in the Combahee River Raid, which freed over 700 slaves in 1863 ! written by Marc Alexander June 2, 2019 Harriet Tubman, full-length portrait, seated in chair, facing front, probably at her home in Auburn, New York (Photo credit: Wikipedia) Notice published in the Cambridge Democrat (1849), offering a reward for the return of Harriet Tubman and her two brothers (Photo credit: Wikipedia) A map of four key locations in the life of Harriet Tubman (Photo credit: Wikipedia) Harriet Tubman (Photo credit: Wikipedia) Related PostsToday in Afro History ! Michael Jordan sets NBA record with 63 points in a Playoff game in 1986 ! Harriet Tubman starts working with the Underground Railroad in 1853 !Today in Afro History ! The Democratic Republic of the Congo is renamed Zaire in 1971 ! St. Vincent and the Grenadines gains independence from the United Kingdom in 1979 !Today in Afro History ! The Workers Party of Jamaica is founded by Trevor Munroe in 1978 !Pilot killed in Hudson River small plane crashToday in Afro History ! Booker T. Washington receives honorary degree from Harvard University in 1896 !Today in Afro History ! Jazz Trumpeter/Band Leader, Dizzy Gillespie passes away in 1993. Today in Afro History ! Harriet Tubman leads over 100 Union Solders in the Combahee River Raid, which freed over 700 slaves in 1863 ! was last modified: May 31st, 2019 by Marc Alexander 0 comment 0 Facebook Twitter Google + Pinterest Marc Alexander previous post Today’s Afro Birthdays ! Educator/Activist, Cornel West ! Actor, Dennis Haysbert ! Soccer player, Freddy Adu ! Comedian, Wayne Brady ! Singer, Leela James ! next post Today’s Afro Birthdays ! Singer/Actress, Josephine Baker ! Singer, Curtis Mayfield ! Singer, Denise Williams ! NBA player, Al Horford ! NBA player, Otto Porter ! Dr, Charles R. Drew ! You may also like Arizona pharmacist refuses to fill woman’s prescription... June 25, 2018 Apparently, K. Michelle Would Like To Be... December 18, 2017 Fantasy Football Summit PPR rankings for 2018 May 7, 2018 How murals are helping transforms landscapes and... July 7, 2018 University official allegedly didn't like the music... May 9, 2018 Janelle Monáe: Dirty Computer review – vagina... April 27, 2018 Muncy Homers, Singles In Go-Ahead Run; Dodgers... July 14, 2018 Kobe’s ‘Dear Basketball’ wins Academy Award March 5, 2018 R&B will lay 408-km road in Agency:... May 19, 2018 Sources: Draft prospect Huerter has surgery June 13, 2018 Leave a Comment Cancel Reply Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment.